In Mali, the High Islamic Council officially responsible for negotiating with jihadist leaders

Malian soldiers with members of the Takuba mission, in Dansongo cercle, Mali, August 23, 2021. PAUL LORGERIE / REUTERS In Mali, the official designation of the High Islamic Council (HCI) as the body responsible for “Negotiate with the Malian jihadists”, confirmed Tuesday, October 19 by the transitional government, formalizes a situation that has existed for … Read more

In Turkey, Islamic foundations close to power extend their grip on senior civil servants

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is at the heart of a scandal accusing him of favoring Islamic foundations that support him. FRANCISCO SECO / AP LETTER FROM ISTANBUL An Islamic foundation linked to the family of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan questioned by the revelations of a whistleblower, this is a media hype which the Islamo-conservatives, … Read more

Islamic State jihadist Tyler Vilus sentenced on appeal to life imprisonment

The accused was sentenced to 30 years at first instance, on facts committed between 2013 and 2015. Article written by Posted the 09/21/2021 9:42 PM Update the 09/21/2021 9:42 PM Reading time : 1 min. The French jihadist Tyler Vilus was sentenced on Tuesday, September 21 on appeal to life imprisonment, against 30 years at … Read more

In the Sahel, the Islamic State, weakened by the death of its founder, remains active

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Adnan Abou Walid Al-Sahraoui, head of the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, eliminated by French forces … Read more

Islamic State Group claims several attacks against Taliban

According to a statement from the radicals’ information agency, Amaq, released through its propaganda channels, in addition to those killed, 20 Taliban were injured in the seven attacks carried out with explosive devices. According to the statement, today’s attack took place in the fifth district of the eastern Afghan locality of Jalalabad, where an explosive … Read more

Pre-trial detention for two Iraqis suspected of belonging to the Islamic State

The two men, aged 32 and 34, were detained in Greater Lisbon and are suspected of having joined the Islamic state militias in Mosul, the former capital of the Islamic State (EI) in Iraq. The investigation, by the Judiciary Police’s Counter-Terrorism Unit, began four years ago. In a statement, the PJ informed that at issue … Read more

Taliban, Al-Qaida and Islamic State, what are the differences?

The Taliban during a rally in Kabul to celebrate the departure of US military troops, August 31, 2021. HOSHANG HASHIMI / AFP Now in command in Afghanistan, the Taliban celebrated with gunshots in the sky the departure of the troops of the American army, Monday, August 30. Twenty years after their first ouster from power, … Read more

Ahead of the Marriage, Ria Ricis Holds Recitations at a Family-Owned Islamic Boarding School : Okezone Celebrity

JAKARTA – The issue that Ria Ricis will give up her single status doesn’t seem like a mere figment. The number one female Youtuber in Indonesia even has the desire to get married at the end of 2021. In that short time, Ricis seems to have matured enough to prepare all kinds of events before … Read more

The Afghan turning point of the Islamic State organization – Un si Middle East

Eight years after its founding in Syria, it is in Afghanistan that the jihadist organization has just inflicted its heaviest losses on the American army. A Taliban on duty on August 27 at the site of the attack carried out the day before in Kabul by the Afghan branch of ISIS (Walid Kohsar, AFP) The … Read more

What we know about the Islamic State group in Afghanistan, which claimed responsibility for the attack on Kabul

Hundreds of people camp around Kabul airport in the hope of being evacuated by the US military and their allies in August 2021. ANDREW QUILTY / AGENCE VU ‘FOR “THE WORLD” As the international coalition feared, the airport in the Afghan capital was, Thursday, August 26, the scene of a deadly attack, as the United … Read more